Hillary, Edmund Percival (Sir), 1919-2008

Mountaineer. Created a Knight Commander of the Order of the British Empire (KBE) on 6 June 1953. Appointed to the Order of New Zealand (ONZ) on 6 February 1987. Created a Knight Companion of The Most Noble Order of the Garter (KG) on 22 April 1995.

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Date: 1958 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :[Original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1957 to 1968]. Ref: A-310-054 Description: New Zealand as a huge figure in a sunrise, waving to the research vessel HMNZS Endeavour, as she returns from the Antarctic. One of the two men aboard, wavi...
Date: 1958 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1950s, by Nevile Lodge and Winton Bristow] Ref: B-074-047 Description: Shows Sir Edmund Hillary standing beside a flagpole with a `South Pole' flag hoisted, his caterpillar tractor alongside, welcoming Sir Ernest Fuchs who has j...
Date: 1982 - 1988 By: Hodgson, Trace, 1958-; New Zealand times (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-154-197/220 Description: Includes caricature portraits of: David Lange, Gerry Wall, Cliff Skeggs (dated 16 April 1988 on back), Sir Edmund Hillary, Jim Anderton, Russell Marshall, G...
Write & wrong. Archer. EDitorial Licence. 17 March 2009
Date: 2009 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- :[Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers] Ref: DCDL-0010735 Description: Shows someone's arm shooting from a bow an arrow which is actually a fountain pen with the name 'Archer' printed on it. Below are the words 'EDitorial licen...
Date: 1982 By: Stones, Anthony, 1934-2016 Ref: E-181-q Description: Auckland, Frank Sargeson, Michael Illingworth, Sir Edmund Hillary, John Walker, Rod Dixon, James Joyce, Roderick Finlayson, R. A. K. Mason, Springbok Tour 19...
Date: [ca 1955-1994] From: Macky, Willow, 1921-2006 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-5500 Description: Photographs of Willow Macky performing, Willow with celebrities and friends, and other musicians Quantity: 24 b&w original photographic print(s). 6 colour o...
Date: 21 January 2007 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:Original cartoons. 1986-2011 Ref: A-453-110 Description: Shows Sir Edmund Hillary dancing around with the penguins. He wears a badge which reads 'Scott Base 50th'. Refers to the anniversary of Scott Base in Antarct...
Date: 1954 By: G J Hayter & Company Ltd Ref: Eph-F-GAMES-1954-01 Description: Boxed board game for which the instructions are printed inside the box lid. Players move counters along a track up to the summit of Everest, through Base Ca...
Date: 2013 From: Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published in the Dominion Post] By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0025088 Description: Depicts an escalator on the side of Mount Everest. A climber says they choose an escalator because Sir Edmund Hillary would have hated a ladder. Refers to po...
Date: 1999 By: Scott, Thomas Joseph, 1947-; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: H-558-021/041 Description: Political cartoons. Treasury advocates currency union with USA. Lockwoock Smith is put in charge of the Tourism portfolio and left to clean up following the ...
Date: 1958 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-386-005 Description: Shows a portrait of Sir Edmund Hillary clothed in a fur-lined parka and with goggles around his neck. Behind him on the right is the outline of the Scott Sta...
Sir Edmund Hillary and Sir Vivian Fuchs
Date: 1958 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-9531-02 Description: Sir Edmund Hilary (left) and Sir Vivian Fuchs, 1958, Wellington, after the return of the members of the Trans-Antarctic Expedition (1955-1958). Shows them du...
Date: [1957-1958] From: Broadhead, Bruce Gilchrist, 1927-2001 :Slides of Commonwealth Transantarctic expedition (1957-1958) and Pacific Islands Ref: PA12-3322 Description: Colour transparency slides of the Commonwealth Transantarctic Expedition (1957-1958) taken by Bruce Gilchrist Broadhead. This set, taken at Scott Base and th...
Date: 1944, [ca 1956-1957] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-214 Description: Shows a de Havilland `Beaver' aircraft (City of Auckland) at Scott Base, 1956; Sir Edmund Hillary; group photo taken at Scott Base, 1957 - F/0 W J Cranfield,...
Date: 1951-2008 By: Nolan, Brian, 1935-2011 Ref: MS-Group-2014 Description: Collection comprises scrapbooks, newspaper cuttings, certificates, ephemera and photographs relating to Nolan's career as an Able Seaman in the New Zealand N...
Date: 1955-1958 By: Broadhead, Bruce Gilchrist, 1927-2001; Alington, Margaret Hilda, 1920-2012 Ref: PAColl-7907 Description: Photographs of scenes in Fiji, Samoa, Niue, the Cook Islands, Papua New Guinea and Central Australia, taken between 1955-1957 when Bruce Broadhead was employ...
Date: May-Aug 1999 From: King, Michael (Dr), 1945-2004 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8752-037 Description: Proposal for possible new history of Parihaka; work on the Janet Frame biography; visit of Dr John Money; Attendance at various festivals and other literary ...
Date: 1946, 1958 By: Breen, Robert James, active 1946-1996 Ref: MS-Papers-5732 Description: Comprises electric-tram driver's certificate by examination for Breen (1946) and letter sent by Edmund Hillary describing the progress of the Trans-Antarctic...
Date: [1960s-1980s] From: Rowling, Wallace Edward, 1927-1995 :Official photographs Ref: PAColl-9589-4 Description: Miscellaneous photographs of Rowling in political activities overseas and at home. Quantity: 50 b&w original photographic print(s). 12 colour original photo...
Date: 1978-1983 By: Dulux (N.Z.); Milne, John, active 1970s-1980s; Charteris, David, active 1970s-1980s; Scott, Don, active 1970s-1980s; Cole, Douglas Lowell, 1930-; Mitchell, Mark, active 1983; Short, J J, active 1983; Estcourt, Paul, active. 1983; Lennon, Annie, active 1970s-1980s; McNicholas, Michael, active 1983; Dainow, Bert, active 1983; Selkirk, John, active 1968-2005; Freeman, Fred, active 1978; White, Ross, active 1978; Mitchell-Anyon, Graeme, active 1979; Griffiths, Mervyn, active 1978; Andrews, Tony, active 1970s-1980s; Simcox, Craig, active 1983; Coppock, Trevor, active 1983; Dale, G, active 1982; Connew, Bruce, active 1970-2007; McNicoll, Bill, active 1983; Shacklock, Gerald, active 1970s-1980s; Costell, Maurice, active 1982; Anderson, Allan, active 1983; Drury, Peter, active 1978; Partridge, Richard, active 1978; Job, Murray, active 1979; Nook, Lynne, active 1970s-1980s; Richardson, Brett, active 1978; Mackley, Ian Chappell, 1928-2016; Stone, John, active 1983 Ref: PAColl-0194 Description: Photographs of various New Zealanders submitted for the News Photographer of the Year Award, sponsored by Dulux. Consists of: no. 1. Portrait of intellectual...